I think that these vinyl swivel chairs date to the 1960s, and would originally have been used as dining room chairs around a round table. If you have the perfect retro table, then these would look great, otherwise I think that they’re probably better suited as desk chairs for a home office. The vinyl is original, but is a bit tired looking in places – although not bad enough that the chairs needs recovering. The metal legs are quite corroded, but are still very sturdy so there’re no structural issues, plus with the legs being painted black you don’t notice the wear too much.
A great set of chairs with wonderful retro style – I’d be very happy to have one of these chairs tucked under my desk!
Note: We’ve had to cut away the fabric under the chairs as it had deteriorated too much (see pics under ‘more’).
Dimensions: Each chair measures 42cm wide x 38cm deep x 80cm tall
Price: R600 each/R2200 for the four
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